Four Fire Departments Battle Structure Fire In Raleigh County; Live Wires Down, Too


FAIRDALE, WV (WOAY) – Multiple Fire Departments are on the scene of a structure fire in Fairdale.

Dispatchers tell WOAY that the call came in at around 8:17 pm on Butternut Drive. It is unknown at this time if there are any injuries or what caused the fire to break out. There are live wires down and Appalachian Power is on the scene to shut off electricity.

Traphill Fire, Lester Fire, Clear Creek Fire, Coal River Fire Departments, and Jan Care Ambulance responded to the scene.

Tyler Barker

Tyler Barker is currently the Interim News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. I was promoted to this job in Mid-November. I still will fill in on weather from time to time. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at

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